RefWorks (New version)

This guide will provide tips on using the New RefWorks, a version introduced in 2016. This varies from the usual version of RefWorks, now known as legacy RefWorks.

Using RefWorks with Word

You may also coordinate RefWorks to work with your MS Word or Google Doc as you write, using the plug-ins provided by RefWorks.  Here is a table illustrating which plug-in to use:


To download the correct plug-in, go to the Tools button on the menu bar in RefWorks.

The RefWorks User Guide contains more detailed instructions about installing the various plug-ins. Once installed, a tab will appear in your MS Word. 


When you are ready to insert a citation within your text, click the tab for RefWorks.  You may then have to login which connects Word to your RefWorks account.